What can your family make with
our Legos, the theme of the month, and your imagination? We'll display your
creations in the Kids Room. Children of all ages are welcome and must be
accompanied by an adult. Group Limit: 20 families.
Graffiti art is a very specialized art form, and a great way for artists to tell visual stories throughout the community. In this program, you will learn to draw graffiti style! Participants will learn about the elements of space, color, and value, while learning about street artists and writing graffiti style. Everyone will also make their own temporary street art piece. Students will receive a sketchbook, and will be provided with all necessary supplies.
Meet and learn and meet some
exotic animals from the Exotic Wildlife Sanctuary! This is an opportunity to
meet with a Ring Tailed Lemur, Cotton Top Tamarin, and more! Children must attend
with an adult. Meeting Room. Group Limit: 100.
Practice for adult English-as-a-second-language (ESL) learners in speaking English in a relaxed, comfortable atmosphere. There is no charge for attendance, and registration is not required. Attend when you can. Moderated by Literacy DuPage. See more conversation groups in the area here.
Author, public radio host, and former DGPL staffer Brady Carlson joins us to talk about his new book, Dead Presidents: An American Adventure Into The Strange Deaths and Surprising Afterlives of Our Nation's Leaders. 38 of our presidents may be gone, but as Carlson writes, there's a world of monuments, memorials, and more around the dead presidents that's very much alive.
picture books, songs, and activities, open storytime is designed for
preschoolers to promote early literacy and vocabulary skills. Parent involvement is an important part of this storytime,
and attending children must be accompanied by an adult.